The Motion Analysis Center is a modern facility dedicated to the study of human movement. Housed in the Physical Therapy program, the center emerged from a partnership between The Herbert H. & Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions and the College of Science and Engineering. The center's mission is to create an environment which promotes collaboration among a diverse group of researchers and integration of theoretical knowledge with clinical experience. 

  • Latest in motion capture technology, virtual reality equipment, and custom devices developed at CMU
  • Research in virtual rehabilitation, human development, biomechanical modeling, motor control, and development of quantification tools for the clinic
  • Generously supported by the National Science Foundation